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Catching Up With Wendy & Lisa Upon Winning ASCAP's Inaugural Shirley Walker Award

Xaque Gruber | Posted 07.02.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Wendy Melvoin & Lisa Coleman have always been hard to put in a nutshell - in fact, I can't think of a duo whose musical path through the entertainment...

'Gangsta's Paradise' Is Always Used To Make Heroes Look Silly

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 02.22.2014 | Entertainment

Too much television watching will either have you chasing dreams or listening to "Gangsta's Paradise." For the fourth time in three years, Coolio's hi...

Why I Am a School Teacher (Instead of a Classroom Teacher)

Abra Sussman | Posted 07.09.2013 | TED Weekends
Abra Sussman

I didn't know that I was ultimately hurting her chances of forming real, lasting, and positive habits. Why do we, teachers or otherwise, cling so closely to the image of the teacher as a lonely savior?

WATCH: The Devil's Photobooth Will Freak You Out

Posted 07.06.2012 | Comedy

What happens when the Internet collides with fine art? You get something amazing... and in this case, kind of terrifying. Photographer Harold Feins...

Lessons From Educators on the Big Screen Part I

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 02.02.2012 | Education
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

The factor that ultimately determines how successful a student will become academically is the teacher(s) that they are assigned to.

A Baker's Dozen of Essential Blogs More Than Worth Your Time

Holly Cara Price | Posted 06.17.2011 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Steve Young has been a writer for the David Letterman Show since 1990. One year ago he happened to glance out a window in the upstairs hallway and noticed a piece of petrified gum on the window ledge.

Most Sexist Product Of All Time?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Dangerous Minds is often an invaluable resource for cringe-worthy vintage advertising, but this one is in a category all by itself. Looking for the p...

Interview: Antoine Fuqua and Brooklyn's Finest

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It came as kind of a slap for Antoine Fuqua - the idea that, despite his track record and a stellar cast, no studio was willing to take a chance on Brooklyn's Finest.

Jonathan Alter Joins the Teacher-Scapegoating Chorus: I'm Calling BS

Dan Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dan Brown

Obsessive focus on cleaning house and demanding expecting superhuman performance misses a larger point.